November 12, 2019


The Ontario Convention Center


Connect Media


CRE Industry Professionals

Inland Empire, We’re Back Again!

New opportunities across the region. Development driving to the furthest reaches. Rapidly growing population and employment across multiple sectors. The future of a growing and well-connected region. Join us for an afternoon of informative panels, networking and cocktails.

Connect Inland Empire

Tuesday, November 12, 2019



The Ontario Convention Center

2000 E Convention Ctr. Way

Ontario, CA 91764


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Presented by:

Connect Media

Event Speakers / Connect with Our All-Stars

To Be Announced

Featured Speakers

Bill Frame

Kidder Mathews

President & COO

Bill Frame, president of the firm, has

Cody Cannon

Colliers International

Executive Managing Director

As executive managing director for Colliers International’s

Chuck Schreiber

KBS Realty Advisors & KBS Capital Advisors

Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder

Mr. Schreiber serves as Chief

Jerome A. Fink

The Bascom Group, LLC

Co-Founder and Managing Partner

Jerome A. Fink is a co-founder &

Gary Bechtel



Gary is the President of Money360, and is responsible

Jay Nugent

Newmark Knight Frank

Senior Managing Director

Bio to Follow.

Senior Managing Director

Jeff Moore is a 30-year veteran of

Parker Jones

John Hancock Real Estate

Director of Leasing West Coast

Bio to Follow

West Region Head, Commercial Term Lending

Chase Commercial Term Lending

Martin Pupil

Stream Realty Partners

Executive Managing Director

Martin (Marty) Pupil joined Stream in 2018


Mike founded CREXi in 2015, seeing an inherent need

Michael Derk

Marcus & Millichap Capital Corporation

Senior Managing Director, Capital Markets

Michael Derk is a senior

Michael Klein

Freedom Financial Funds, LLC

Principal & CEO

Michael has over 35 years of experience

Russ Parker

Parker Properties, Inc.

Owner, Managing Partner

Russ Parker is the owner and managing

Sandra Jacobson

Allen Matkins


Sandra Jacobson is a partner in the firm's Orange

1:00pm – 1:20pm: Special Presentation: What’s Next!? What’s Happening in Washington and Sacramento and What It Means for Your Business


Jeff DeBoer

The Real Estate Roundtable

President & CEO

Jeff DeBoer has been at the forefront

Holly Neber

AEI Consultants


As CEO, Holly guides AEI’s culture and strategic plan.

1:20pm – 2:00pm: Buy, Build, Sell, or Hold: Investment & Development Insights


Marc Renard

Cushman & Wakefield

Executive Vice Chairman

Marc D. Renard is Executive Vice Chairman

Executive Vice President, Portfolio Manager

Bio to Follow

Jonathan Epstein

GreenOak Real Estate

Partner & Head of West Coast

Jonathan Epstein is a

Chris Rising

Rising Realty Partners


Christopher Rising manages the day-to-day business activities of Rising,

Russ Allegrette

Ocean West


Former President of Maguire Investments: responsible for the oversight

2:15pm – 3:05pm: Industry Leaders: A View from the Top


Regional President, Brokerage Southern California
President, SIOR Global

Robert G.

Barry S. Altshuler

Equity Residential

Executive Vice President - Investments

Barry S. Altshuler has been

Dirk Aulabaugh

Green Street Advisors

Managing Director, Advisory & Consulting

Dirk Aulabaugh is part of

Hessam Nadji

Marcus & Millichap

President and Chief Executive Officer

Hessam Nadji is president and

Co-Founder & CEO

Ryan is the co-founder and CEO of

Shawn Mobley

Cushman & Wakefield

Chief Executive Officer, Americas

As Chief Executive Officer, Americas, Shawn

3:20pm – 3:50pm: Opportunity Zones: Rock, Paper, Scissors.


Gary M. Tenzer

George Smith Partners


Mr. Tenzer is a Co-Founder of George Smith Partners.

Managing Director, Investments

Dan is a Managing Director on the

Erik C. Loomis

Cox Castle Nicholson


Erik C. Loomis is a tax partner in Cox

VP Portfolio Oversight

Mr. Bjorkman leads Portfolio Oversight for CIM's

3:50pm – 4:30pm: Can you Close?


James Han

Greenberg Glusker


James Han is a partner in the Greenberg Glusker

Geoff Arrobio

Walker & Dunlop

Senior Vice President | Capital Markets

Geoffrey Arrobio, senior vice

Jason Baker


Managing Director, Construction Real Estate

As Managing Director of CapitalSource’s

Chief Operating Officer

Kevin Aussef is Chief Operating Officer of

Kevin Shannon

Newmark Knight Frank

Co-Head of U.S. Capital Markets

Kevin A. Shannon joined Newmark

4:30pm – 5:10pm: Los Angeles in Focus


Cody Cannon

Colliers International

Executive Managing Director

As executive managing director for Colliers International’s

Vice Chairman

Barbara Perrier has been with CBRE for 30

Senior Vice President, Capital Markets

Dana is a Senior Vice

Parker Jones

John Hancock Real Estate

Director of Leasing West Coast

Bio to Follow

Lee Harris

Greystone & Co., Inc


Lee Harris is a Director with Greystone & Co.

Liane Takano

Related California Affordable

Director, Southern California Operations

As Director of Southern California Operations

Conference Schedule / Know the Details

To Be Announced

1:30pm – 1:55pm:

Registration and Networking

1:55pm – 2:00pm:

Opening Remarks

2:00pm - 2:40pm:

Preparing Your Business and Portfolio For What’s Next

Is there a bad moon rising? As we head in to the 11th year of the cycle, what do CRE players need to know about preparing their businesses and portfolios for a downturn? What business practices today can be done to help shelter against future downturns?

2:40pm - 3:20pm:

The Future of Real Estate

The future of real estate investment, technology platforms, finance, and trends – all that will impact OC CRE and business. What’s next?

3:20pm – 3:35pm:

Networking Break

3:35pm - 4:20pm:

Financing Today’s Deals

Hear from investors and lenders on what deals are getting done in Orange County, where capital is looking and where the market is headed.

4:20pm – 4:30pm:

Networking Break

4:30pm - 4:55pm:

Keynote Address: KBS Realty Advisors Chuck Schreiber

Go behind the real estate with KBS CEO Chuck Schreiber as he discusses the future of real estate, investment, and bringing institutional quality real estate to the mass investor.

4:55pm – 5:40pm:

Industry Leaders: OC’s Present and Future

Orange County’s industry leaders discuss the facets impacting OC CRE, where the market is heading, demographic shifts, and how owners, investors, brokerages and financiers can continue to be successful into the future.

5:30pm – 7:30pm:

Cocktail Reception Sponsored by Marcus & Millichap

Event Sponsors / Industry Standouts

To Be Announced






Marcus & Millichap - Cocktail Sponsor


Freedom Financial Funds - Giveaway Sponsor



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